Sustainable WASH for All (SusWA)

Accountant Monitoring Officer

Sustainable WASH for All (SusWA)

Accountant Monitoring Officer

Sustainable WASH for All (SusWA) is a bi-lateral WASH sector project funded by the Government of Nepal (GoN) and the Government of Finland (GoF), with added funding from the Delegation of the European Union to Nepal, to be implemented in Karnali Province, Nepal.

Accountant Monitoring Officer

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Position Type: Full Time

Location: Main office in Birendranagar, Surkhet with frequent travels in the Project Palikas of Karnali Province.

Immediate Supervisor: Chief Administration and Finance Officer (CAFO)

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Support Municipalities and Water Users’ and Sanitation Committees (WUSCs) in financial matters: backstopping and on-the-job training
  • Spot checking of financial transactions and book-keeping in the Project Municipalities and WUSCs
  • Facilitate the organization of field level workshops, field visits, training and other support activities to the project team
  • Reduce the risk of fraud and mismanagement of funds, unsettled amounts of released advances and support timely reporting
  • Facilitate Municipalities in using and solving problems in SUTRA
  • Maintain close cooperation and sound working relationship between Municipality, Project Support Unit and Project Coordination Office
  • Ensure adequate cash flow, operations and safety of financial resources and project assets
  • Identify and communicate the areas for improvement of financial operation and management
  • Support CAFO in day-to-day project financial and administrative work as deemed necessary

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance or related field
  • Experience in the related field for at least two years
  • Must be organized, detailed oriented and disciplined, with well-developed administrative skills
  • Competency in MS Office-Excel and Access in particular
  • Knowledge of operating SUTRA accounting software is a must
  • Willingness to travel to remote areas is a must 

Shortlisting will be done on the basis of your answers while applying, please answer the questions carefully. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Telephone enquiries will not be entertained.

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